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understatement
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  • No, sir, I do not exaggerate, I understate the matter, if anything, undoubtedly understate it; simply because I cannot express myself as I should like, but—
  • No, sir, I do not exaggerate, I understate the matter, if anything, undoubtedly understate it; simply because I cannot express myself as I should like, but—

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  • Understatement of the year.
    Lauren Oliver  --  Before I Fall
  • Thomas thought the man couldn’t have possibly made a greater understatement.
    James Dashner  --  The Scorch Trials

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